A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 247 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (153 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 09:41:40 / December 29, 2020 @ 9:41 am. The temblor was picked up at 09:41:40 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020gq583eu. Unique identifier: ak020gq583eu. Exact location of earthquake, -149.7628° West, 55.8726° North, depth 12 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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